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Michael Jackson


By Wade Robson

5/8/2013 6:25 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

0507-WADE-ROBSON-michael-jacksonMichael Jackson has been posthumously accused of molesting a now-famous choreographer who spent lots of time with the singer at the Neverland Ranch ... TMZ has learned.

TMZ has obtained legal docs ... filed by Wade Robson ... in which he's asking for money from the Michael Jackson Estate for childhood sexual abuse.

Robson -- now 30 years old -- has worked with top names in pop music including Britney Spears, *NSYNC, Usher and P!nk. He has also appeared on "So You Think You Can Dance."

Wade met Michael when he was 5 years old and they developed a friendship that lasted for years.  By the time Wade was 7, he went for sleepovers at Neverland and MJ's homes in L.A. and Vegas.  The sleepovers continued until Wade was 14.

Wade even performed to a Michael Jackson song on "Star Search" when he was 8 years old.

In 2005, Wade testified in MJ's molestation trial and DENIED Michael ever molested him.

Wade's lawyer filed legal docs May 1 asking the judge in the Michael Jackson Estate case to allow him to file a late creditor's claim against the Estate.  In the documents, Wade's lawyer says he submitted a never-before filed complaint "for childhood sexual abuse."

Wade's lawyer has filed the actual complaint under seal -- which means it's not available to the public.  Sources tell TMZ ... the complaint specifically outlines the alleged abuse at the hands of Michael Jackson.

Wade's lawyer also mentions a psychiatrist who treated Wade -- the doctor is a leader in the field of child psychology.

Interestingly ... in the 2005 molestation trial, Jackson's former housekeeper, Blanca Francia, testified she witnessed Jackson in the shower with Wade when the boy was 8 or 9 years old.



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Freakin liar.... hope the estate can sue for Slander!!!

501 days ago


If this really happened, he should've come forward when michael was alive. This man is obviously in need of money.He is classless, waiting until the man is dead and can't defend himself. Go suck a dick ***got

501 days ago


“Wade's lawyer filed legal docs May 1 asking the judge in the Michael Jackson Estate case to allow him to file a late creditor's claim against the Estate”. A creditor’s claim is filed for money that is owed to the person (Robson). Along with the creditor’s claim Robson included a copy of a “complaint” of child abuse that he NEVER filed in court against Michael. A criminal “complaint” means nothing until it is proven who is guilty or not guilty in a criminal court. So far, this appears to look like extortion. It’s called pay me lots of money to silence me forever.
Wade's mother and sister testified that MJ was innocent also during the 2005 trial. So far Wade is calling Michael, his mother, his sister, and Mesereau liars.
“Mesereau specifically mentioned how Francia (the housekeeper) sold her story to a television tabloid show, but then later disavowed her TV claims during a sworn deposition”.

501 days ago


It is okay Wade, don't be afraid. It was not your fault!!!

Let's send a prayer to Wade's way!!!

501 days ago


Michael Jackson's closest Australian confidant, Wade Robson, has broken his silence about the iconic entertainer's death, revealing the impact Jackson had on his life.

"Michael Jackson changed the world and, more personally, my life forever," Robson said.

"He is the reason I dance, the reason I make music, and one of the main reasons I believe in the pure goodness of human kind."

Wade Robson in 2005. Photo: Reuters
Jackson was touring Australia in 1987 when during his stop in Brisbane he met Robson who was just five years old.

Jackson was so impressed with Robson's dancing talent he invited the youngster to perform at his Brisbane concert and then helped Robson, his mother Joy and sister Chantal move to the US two years later. Jackson signed Robson to his music label.

Robson, now aged 26 and based in Los Angeles, is one of the world's best known dance choreographers, working with the likes of Britney Spears, NSYNC, Usher and Pink.

He is the winner of two Emmy Awards for choreography and had his own show on MTV, The Wade Robson Project.

Robson also appeared in three of Jackson's music videos, Black or White, Jam and Heal the World.

"He has been a close friend of mine for 20 years," Robson said.

"His music, his movement, his personal words of inspiration and encouragement and his unconditional love will live inside of me forever.

"I will miss him immeasurably, but I know that he is now at peace and enchanting the heavens with a melody and a moonwalk.

"I love you Michael."

Robson's close relationship at a young age with Jackson, and the nights he spent at Jackson's Neverland ranch, did draw controversy and resulted in Robson being called to testify at Jackson's 2005 molestation trial in California.

Robson defended Jackson and rejected the allegations against him.

Jackson was eventually acquitted.

The 50-year-old pop icon stopped breathing at his rented Los Angeles mansion on Thursday (Friday AEST).

Paramedics were unable to revive him and doctors at UCLA Medical Centre also were unable to bring him back to life.

An autopsy was held on Friday (AEST Saturday) and the results of toxicology tests should be known within four to six weeks.


501 days ago


This dude is classless.He is also desperate for Money.How are you going to accuse a dead man.If Michael did it to him,this man should've come forward when Michael was alive to defend himself. He will not get 1 damn cent.

501 days ago


What a load of crap. Let this man to R.I.P . this is shameful. TMZ never has a good work to say about MJ.

501 days ago


I would encourage Wade to reach out to the other victims of Michael Jackson -- Jordan Chandler and Gavin Arvizo.. also try to talk to others who were around Jackson during that time period.


Men who have been sexually abused are often too humilated to expose the abuser. The rate of suicide in boys/men who were sexually abused is alarming.


Male sex abuse survivors tend to internalize and stay silent.. while never getting the mental help they desperately need.


If there are more boys out there that Michael abused -- please come forward.


I know previously his money and power probably kept you silent.. and now his rabid , psychotic fans scare you but there is nothing to be ashamed of. You did nothing wrong...


Tell the truth.. If you help even one person who was also abused -- it will be worth it.. Like I said, suicide and damaged mental health due to being abused and never talking about it -- is very real..


Help raise awareness and let other victims know they're not alone...


Wade --- thank you for doing the right thing. I hope you make a statement and/or do an interview and tell your story.

501 days ago


Why don't you look at your parents?? Duh...maybe they are at fault for not taking better care of you!

501 days ago


Cashing in makes you appear less than a victim..why not donate the money to a childrens hospital?

501 days ago


Let the man die, guys.

501 days ago


Robson is not filing for child abuse charges. He wants MJ's Estate to pay him money that he thinks is owed to him i.e., creditor's claim. He's using the child abuse charges as leverage against the estate to meet his demands.

501 days ago


Too late, butthole. Wacko is worm food and hasn't molested a kid in years. You should have nailed the child molester when he was still sucking air.

501 days ago


Is this douche aware that he openly admitted to lying in court back in 2005? I think the lawyers for MJ's estate should file a countersuit for lying under oath (which is a crime, incase this moron didnt know)


Yes, we pray for the day that the Estate will do that. Actually, we challenge the Estate to do that so we can hear all the dirt in an open court.

We want dirt, we want dirt,

We want Wade Robson sing like a bird!!!!

501 days ago


White people destroyed MJ when he was alive and even now he's dead, they still want to destroy him. He was stupid. He surrounded himself with white people and even had white babies. Oh well, Michael you wanted the around like Tiger!

501 days ago
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